Shivviness


Shivviness (SHIV-ee-ness) Noun: -The feeling of roughness caused by a new undergarment. -The uncomfortable feeling of wearing new underwear. From Shive (a particle of fluff on the surface of cloth or other material). Shiv is an old word for thick, coarse wool or linen. (Yorkshire) Used in a sentence: "The secret underlying causal factor behind the Ministry of Silly Walks is shivviness.

#Victorian #Illustration #Grandiloquent #Vocabulary #Words #Photo #Vintage #Underwear #Itchiness #Uncomfortable

Featured Posts
Search By Tags
Follow Us
  • Facebook Logo
  • Twitter Logo
  • Instagram Logo
  • YouTube Logo copy
  • Tumblr Logo
As an Amazon Associate I earn a small fee from qualifying purchases.

All content ©2020 Grandiloquent Word of the Day™